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Seven Day Free Stopover with Turkish Airlines and Accommodation

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey has announced complimentary seven-day stopover visa to Pakistani passengers who travel with Turkish Airlines from Pakistan to the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Schengen countries. Turkish Airlines will offer seven-day free stopover visa with accommodation to the Pakistani passengers traveling in business and economy class from Pakistan to the all above-mentioned countries and have more than twenty hours connecting time. This new offer will allow the Pakistan passengers to get the chance of a free stopover in Istanbul with accommodation and hoteling cheque prepared by Turkish Airlines’ authorized staff after successful completion of the booking process of the passenger. The cheque issued by the Turkish Airlines will enable …

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Budget 2017-18: Government to Increase Pay by 10-15%

Federal Budget 2017-18 is in the final stage of formulation, and the government has ensured the new opportunities for the Federal Government employees. Chances for the pay increase up to 10 to 15% are high subject to suitable finalization of terms and conditions with IMF. According to officials at Federal Ministry of Finance, recommendation for increasing salaries and pensions from 10 to 20% are under consideration.  It will take the additional expense of approximately fifty billion rupees. In addition to several new opportunities, the government is going to withdraw the several tax reliefs as per the instructions of the IMF. As per the instructions of IMF, the new taxes of worth PKR 350 billion will be imposed. After the failure …

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27 Countries Pakistanis Can Travel Without a Visa

Despite the fact that international media is painting the Pakistan a terrorist state to visit, but still many countries are offering to Pakistani passport holders to visit their country without the requirement of a visa at all. Whenever a person plans to visit a vacation abroad, the one thing that comes to mind with some hurdles is visa process. But don’t worry now as there are almost twenty-seven countries in the world where you can travel without the requirement of a prior visa at all. The countries we are going to mention in the upcoming lines will immediately stamp your passport without even asking for a visa. So, grab the passport, take bags and buy tickets for these twenty-seven countries …

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Pakistan vs. West Indies 2017: Schedule & Squads

Pakistani tour of West Indies has been started, and first T20 match of the tour has won by Pakistan as well. West Indies that has already been doing well since World Cup winning lost the first T20 match against Pakistan that is still near perfect and struggling for better quality. Pakistan has started the series with a winning match and forces the West Indian team to make some amends. Pakistan has set an excellent trap for them in the first game by using the spinners in a proper order and then inducing false shots from the batsmen after that. Credit goes to Sarfraz Ahmed who forced the West Indian to look at their strategies against the spinners used by Sarfraz …

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Daraz, Kaymu Black Friday Deals 2016 in Pakistan: Get Up To 70% Discounts on All Products

This year Black Friday is also being celebrated in Pakistan by the giant online retailers of Pakistan. Two mega online retailers in Pakistan, Daraz.pk, and Kaymu.pk have revealed their plans for upcoming Black Friday. A lot of promises and announcements are being made by both online retailers but who will make the day just live on the last Friday of this November. Almost 60 to 70% discounts are being offered by both retailers on practically all products. Here is what both are offering against how much prices. Daraz.pk Black Friday 2016 Deals: First, it was Daraz who makes an announcement of offering its almost all products with heavy discounts on the occasion of Black Friday 2016. Daraz came with a …

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Pakistan is Now 2nd Fastest growing Freelancer Country

The increasing trend in the world of IT resulted in the innovation on one side and made the life of the millions easier at another side. The conventional job system is decreasing gradually. Almost all those works and fields that are directly or indirectly connected with the IT industry will soon take place the online way of working instead of a proper office environment. At present, Asian countries are doing well in freelancing. Pakistanis are also enjoying this blessing. In the year 2015, there was 328% growth in the quantity of freelancer that is second highest ratio after the Philippines who achieved growth in the year 2015 almost 789%. Most of the Pakistani freelancers are university graduates and especially from …

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Best 10 Pakistani e-Newspaper Websites for Free Daily Newspaper

Most of the newspapers in Pakistan are owned by the media conglomerates while there are only few that are working independently. There are many newspaper providers in Pakistan that are now providing web reading or E-Newspaper service. The readers of these newspapers can also read the newspaper from the official websites of these providers. However, the newspapers of only metropolitan are available at the websites. Here is the list of ten best Pakistani E-Newspaper websites for free daily newspaper. 1. epaper.dawn.com – DAWN DAWN is the widely read English and the oldest newspaper in Pakistan. It is among the three largest English language newspapers in Pakistan. DAWN newspaper is the part of Dawn Group of Newspaper. DAWN newspaper provides the reader …

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How to open “This website is not accessible in Pakistan”

Sometimes it happens that when you tried to go for a website it gives an error “This website is not accessible in Pakistan” or website is not accessible at http:// anymore. Pakistani Govt has banned the nude, porn XXX, including YouTube content in Pakistan. Its not the case Besides the fact that you have visited this website two to three days before and now it is giving an error of not accessible. It is not a problem that is associated with the proxy system where you go for proxy software to access these sites. This case is entirely different from the proxy case. Unblock Method # 1: Your internet connection needs optimization. You are required to alter the TCP parameters …

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ANF Pakistan Burned the Drugs Worth of $2 Billion

Pakistan Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) is greatly doing its job by combating the narcotics smuggling and its use in the country. The department of ANF is currently being headed by the Major General Khawar Hanif. In addition to combating narcotic smuggling, the other duties of ANF are to coordinate and pursue Pakistan narcotics investigation abroad. With an aim to observe the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, the Anti-Narcotics Force last month gas destroyed the $2 billion worth of drugs by putting these into the fire that were seized by the NAF in the same month. The drug was burned in remote areas of Karachi, Islamabad, Lahore and Quetta. During the ceremony of burning the drugs, Force Commander of …

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Daraz, Kaymu Black Friday Deals 2015 in Pakistan: Get 60 to 70% Discounts on All Products

This year Black Friday is also being celebrated in Pakistan by the giant online retailers of Pakistan. Two mega online retailers in Pakistan, Daraz.pk and Kaymu.pk have revealed their plans for upcoming Black Friday. A lot of promises and announcements are being made by both online retailers but who will make the day just live for the last Friday of this November. Almost 60 to 70% discounts are being offered by both retailers on almost all products. Here is what both are offering against how much prices. Daraz.pk Black Friday 2015 Deals: Get up to 25% additional discount when paying with EASYPAY during Black Friday!#DarazBlackFriday – November 27th – Save the Date Posted by Daraz Online Shopping on Friday, 20 November …

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How to Buy Apps from Google Play in Pakistan?

3G has arrived and smartphone industry in Pakistan is booming but unfortunately still online payment mechanisms in Pakistan are under dark shadows. I needed to purchase some apps and started a search on how to buy apps from Google’s Play Store in Pakistan but I was shocked to find out that the only way to do that is via a credit card. Everyone knows that getting a credit card is quite a difficult and hectic job. Debit cards issued by Pakistani banks do not work online. After thorough research I found that the only way to purchase apps from Google Play Store in Pakistan is via Google Play Gift Cards that you can redeem in your account. I found that …

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Pakistan Has 2nd Cheapest Mobile Internet In World

Poverty and load-shedding are two genuine problems of Pakistan that has unarguably set the nation on back foot. Majority of the things are not cheap in Pakistan but there are some which are cheapest than many developed countries of the world. Mobile Internet is one such department in which Pakistan has beaten almost all other nations of the world other than one. According to a Russian Research agency “Content Review”, there are only 8 countries in the world having mobile Internet priced below $3/GB and Pakistan is one of them. Iran has topped this list; Pakistan has occupied 2nd position while Russia is third in the list. In Iran the price of 1 GB mobile Internet data is $0.2 (approx. …

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Discontinuation of 5000 Currency Note and Issuance of New Ones

State Bank of Pakistan has rejected the rumors that new currency notes are being designed by the authority. There are a lot of pictures on internet that shows completely redesigned notes of value 50, 100, 500 and 1000. Even a picture of Rs. 10,000 currency note is being circulated all over the internet. The rumors spread out after central bank announcement that older bigger currency notes of value 10, 50, 100 and 1000 will be phased out. Currency notes of value 5 and 500 are already discontinued while currency notes with a value of Rs. 10, 50, 100 and 1000 will expire legally from 1st of December 2016. The new currency notes have improved security, durability and aesthetic qualities. Some …

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Hamza Ali Abbasi’s Bold Reply to Saif Ali Khan

Hamza Ali Abbasi is famous for his bold replies and this time actor-turned politician hit out at Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan and called him a hateful actor. Saif Ali Khan has been featured in a movie named “Phantom” which is based on the story that Pakistan is a state that harbors terrorists. Hafiz Saeed was shown to be killed in the movie and he approached the court to get the movie banned from showcasing. Saif Ali Khan in response said that he had lost faith in Pakistan because of the fact that a terrorist like Hafiz Saeed has had his say and due to his petition, Phantom was banned. Hamza Ali Abbasi has had enough from the jibes and …

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BBC Reported India Creating Situation For War

India is attempting to make an atmosphere of war by utilizing its own media to impress Pakistan, as the proposed discussions between the National Security Advisers of India and Pakistan appeared deadlocked. Based on a report published by the British Broadcasting Company (BBC), it stated that India desired to pressurize Pakistan prior to the NSA-level talks by creating an atmosphere of war.

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Sexual Harassment Viral Video: Waqar Zaka Announces Reward for Identifier   

Once again Wakar Zaka has discovered a video showcasing harassing a woman publicly in Pakistan and sadly on 14th of August when the nation was celebrating Independence Day. A group of boys was celebrating on some unknown road where traffic was jammed. Two guys move forward while someone in their friends was recording with his mobile camera. One of the guys sits behind a woman in burqa who was sitting behind her younger one on a motorcycle. He grabs her and makes fun of her. The woman is seen to have been standing near the motorcycle when another guy grabs her and swings her in his arms. Waqar Zaka exposes eve-teaser, announces prize… by Ahmad_Rajput Waqar Zaka has announced 50,000 …

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Mathira Giving Family Priority Over Bollywood

Mathira who is one of the most controversial VJ turned actress and singer, talked about her unfulfilled projects of Bollywood. She said that she has been offered projects by Bollywood directors but she refused because of her family which is her first priority. She also criticized Pakistani nation as she said that if Jennifer Lopez and Beyonce do dance numbers, people of Pakistan find them sexy but if the same is done by a Pakistani girl, she is titled as vulgar. She added that Ye awam kabhi khush nahi ho sakti یہ عوام کبھی خوش نہیں ہو سکتی Mathira recently finished shooting of two glamor songs including “Butter Jawani” which is an upbeat song and she has been part of …

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Real life ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ is Aamir Liaquat Hussain on Geo TV

Salman Khan’s latest super hit movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan showcased Munni, a little girl who cannot talk and has somehow crossed the border from Pakistan and has entered India. After Salman Khan realizes that she is from Pakistan, he tells Munni that he will get her back to Pakistan. After facing lot of problems, Salman Khan manages to combine the family once again. Dr. Amir Liaquat and Bajrangi Bhaijaan have something common going on these days. Geeta is an Indian girl that is currently in Pakistan. Dr. Amir Liaquat aims to send her back to her family in India. Aamir Liaquat Hussain a real-life ‘Bajrangi… by GeoNews Amir Liaquat said on Geo TV show that he wants to convey a positive …

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Whatsapp in Urdu is here

Communication in National language is always a huge thing and usage of Urdu is on the rise. Good news is that now those of you who are fond of communication in Urdu language will be able to communicate on Whatsapp in Urdu. The Urdu version of Whatsapp is going to be available really soon on iOS and Android app stores. Whatsapp is replacing SMS at a rapid pace after the introduction of 3G and 4G technologies in Pakistan. Although most of the users still use Roman Urdu but a dedicated version of Whatsapp will be more than welcome and will make its place really soon. People from Rural areas who don’t know English very well will particularly benefit from Urdu …

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Bin Roye Full Movie Review

One of the most awaited movies from HUM TV ‘Bin Roye’ has finally been premiered and it features famous actress Mahira Khan as Saba and Humayun Saeed as Irtiza while Pakistani-Canadian actress Armeena Rana Khan appearing as Saman. Mahira Khan has given two years to this movie and her acting skills in the movie are excellent. Emotional scenes after interval are specifically spectacular. Humayun Saeed on the other hand looks a little old but not a bad choice for the character at all. Debutant actress Armeena Rana Khan has done justice to her character as supporting actress in the movie. It is a pure family drama film having romance, suspense and emotions. The story revolves around Saba’s lost love, regret …

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Showbiz Stars Who Left Showbiz & Turned to Religion

These superstars of Pakistani drama and music industry earned a lot of name and fame through showbiz but ultimately turned to religion. It shows us that true way to live life is according to our religion Islam. Sara Chaudhry After working in showbiz industry for 11 years, Sara Chaudhry said goodbye to it and now she is known as a religious scholar. She worked in various drama serials like Malangi, Din Dhalay, Teray Pehlu Mai and many others. Junaid Jamshed Dil Dil Pakistan song brought him fame that every artist wishes for and his band Vital Signs gave many songs to Pakistan. Many of his solo songs are also extremely famous. He left music industry back in 2002 and now …

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Baadshah Pehalwan Khan Challenges Great Khali

Baadshah Pehalwan Khan has shown intent to fight two former WWE Indian Superstars named The Great Khali and Jinder Mahal. “I want to make history in professional wrestling by doing a Pakistan vs India match like in cricket. It was not done before. First time ever, Pakistan vs India in pro-wrestling, 2 billion people will be excited to see this match. Do you feel the excitement? If it happens one day, this match will make history for sure. I am ready to represent my country Pakistan vs India in pro-wrestling. If I get an opportunity in future, I won’t think a second and accept it directly” Baadshah Pehalwan Khan might be living in Paris, France but he is from Pakistan …

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PTCL 100Mbps Broadband in 20,000 Rs. New DSL Packages

Yesterday PTCL announced the new pricing plans for its DSL broadband packages. The prominent change in price is seen in packages with high speeds. According to PTCL these price cuts are in line with PTCL’s vision of equipping internet users of Pakistan with highest possible DSL broadband speed. More than 2000 cities are benefiting from PTCL DSL broadband throughout Pakistan and it has more than 1.5 million DSL subscribers. PTCL wants to grow further and these new pricing plans are a part of the scheme. PTCL now has introduced higher speed limits i.e. 20Mbps, 30Mbps, 50Mbps and 100Mbps for Pakistani subscribers. Although it is a good step and it will help PTCL gain more subscribers but still it is not …

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Hasnain Alam; Story of a Disabled Cricketer

Hasnain Alam realized being a cricketer was his dream and he realized this from a very early age. He was son of a soldier and his father was his support and his coach before he joined a cricket academy. He started practicing from the age of six and it took him 11 years to finally make it to U19 cricket team of Pakistan. He toured New Zealand with the National U19 team but did not get a chance to bat. He performed in domestic cricket and scored a century against Karachi in the final overshadowing Shahid Afridi who was playing in his opposition team. He couldn’t become a part of the national team and finally 19 years old Hasnain Alam …

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Zong Introduced 4G MiFi Up to 200GB Monthly Data

With monthly data limit of up to 200GB, Zong has officially launched 4G MiFi device recently but for the time being its availability is limited to Karachi only. Zong intends to roll-out this device and packages in other 4G covered cities of the country in near future. Price of device is 2500 Rupees and Mobile Broadband WiFi can theoretically deliver speed up to 150Mb/sec. According to Zong, price of the device is most affordable offering in mobile broadband industry in Pakistan. The device offered by Zong has a range of 10 meters while the option of connecting to LTE/3G/2G in areas where 4G is not available is also present. With Zong 4G MiFi device, up to 10 devices can connect …

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